A Specialist Supplier within the networking solutions industry have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Buyer to join their energetic head office based in South West London. This is a fully autonomous role responsible for sourcing and negotiating prices for a wide variety networking products, both for standard stocked products along with specific manufactured parts as requested by the sales team. You will be able to make all decisions on supplier selection, based on the cost / lead time of the product and the level of urgency from the customer.
We are ideally looking to speak with candidates who have strong sourcing experience preferably within the Far East, Europe and UK, that can confidently negotiate favourable terms and prices.
The company have a great work hard play hard culture, with monthly social events all paid for by the company.
Responsible for purchasing a wide range of networking products
Manage stock levels for the standard stocked parts
Source specific manufactured products from suppliers
Negotiate with suppliers in Far East, Europe and UK
Develop relationships with both new and existing supply base
Carry out RFQ process
Raise Purchase Orders with suppliers
Expedite orders, ensuring delivery dates achieved
Resolve invoice queries within the accounts team
Help create and develop procurement processes
Liaise daily with sales team, prioritising orders based on customer urgency
Proven buying experience
Knowledge of networking products
Experience dealing with suppliers in Far East, Europe and UK
Strong negotiation skills
Interviews are being arrange this week, so don't miss out and submit your CV now!